American Society for Microbiology, Maryland Branch Ltd. Dinner-Meeting
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 6:00-9:30 PM
6:00 - 9:30 pm Casual viewing of an ASM Archives Exhibit
6:00 - 7:00 pm Social hour (beer & wine - open bar)
7:00 - 8:00 pm Dinner
8:00 - 8:15 pm Business meeting
8:15 - 9:15 pm Speaker presentation
Analyzing the Flint Legionnaires Disease Outbreak: It Takes a Village
Michele Swanson, PhD
Professor of Microbiology & Immunology
Univ. of Michigan Medical School, and
2018-2019 President of the American
Society for Microbiology
Dr. Swanson began studying the environmental pathogen Legionella pneumophila as a postdoctoral fellow at Tufts Medical School and HHMI. At the University of Michigan Medical School she leads a research program on Legionella pathogenesis and transmission, directs the Office of Postdoctoral Studies, and co-directs the Infectious Disease Sequence. She has a long record of service to the American Society for Microbiology, including previously serving as Chair of the Board of Governors for the American Academy of Microbiology and Chair of Division B (Microbial Pathogenesis), leading to her current role as ASM President.
University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Albin O. Kuhn Library and Gallery, 7th Floor
Parking: Walker Avenue Garage
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